Rice discusses clinical trials on Women's Healthcast

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Medical innovations, from cold medicine to chemotherapy, happen with the help of clinical trials. But how do trials get started? Who pays for the research? And does who participates make a difference?

UW Ob-Gyn Department Chair Laurel Rice, MD talks about why clinical trials are the gold standard for medical research, how researchers make trial participation as safe as possible, and why it's crucial that studies recruit diverse groups of patients. â€‹

Listen to Clinical Trials: Your Health Depends on It now.

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